Period
to 16 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 138 118 203
Rank change year-on-year -20 +85 0
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 116 81 130
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.97% 2.26% 1.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.40% 5.06% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 107 60 110
10th Percentile £59,500 £52,375 £56,125
25th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £81,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.23% +16.43% -6.04%
75th Percentile £95,625 £95,188 £87,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £110,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £80,250 £72,500
% change year-on-year -0.31% +10.69% -3.33%

PaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,637 1,601 3,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.69% 44.70% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,408 1,403 3,649
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £73,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.29% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PaaS in the City of London.

Salary trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 October 2021.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2021, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 96 (82.76%) Azure
2 82 (70.69%) DevOps
3 74 (63.79%) IaaS
4 66 (56.90%) Terraform
5 53 (45.69%) SaaS
5 53 (45.69%) PowerShell
5 53 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (39.66%) Kubernetes
7 43 (37.07%) Microsoft
8 41 (35.34%) SQL
9 40 (34.48%) Docker
10 38 (32.76%) AWS
11 37 (31.90%) .NET
12 32 (27.59%) Microservices
13 30 (25.86%) C#
13 30 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (23.28%) CSS
14 27 (23.28%) React
15 26 (22.41%) .NET Core
15 26 (22.41%) JavaScript
16 25 (21.55%) Python
16 25 (21.55%) Deployment Automation
16 25 (21.55%) Ansible
17 24 (20.69%) Infrastructure as Code
18 23 (19.83%) Finance
18 23 (19.83%) SQL Server
18 23 (19.83%) Social Skills
18 23 (19.83%) ARM Templates
18 23 (19.83%) Opscode Chef
18 23 (19.83%) Mentoring

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.66%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.31%) Confluence
3 2 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.86%) GemFire
4 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.45%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 96 (82.76%) Azure
2 74 (63.79%) IaaS
3 53 (45.69%) SaaS
4 38 (32.76%) AWS
5 19 (16.38%) Azure Key Vault
6 13 (11.21%) Azure Service Bus
7 12 (10.34%) GCP
7 12 (10.34%) GitHub
7 12 (10.34%) Power Platform
8 11 (9.48%) Azure Active Directory
9 10 (8.62%) Serverless
10 8 (6.90%) Azure Storage
11 7 (6.03%) Azure App Service
12 5 (4.31%) Azure Service Fabric
12 5 (4.31%) OpenShift
13 3 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (2.59%) Microsoft 365
14 2 (1.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 2 (1.72%) Amazon Kinesis
14 2 (1.72%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.34%) Firewall
2 11 (9.48%) Network Security
3 3 (2.59%) AMQP
3 3 (2.59%) VPN
4 2 (1.72%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.86%) Calico
5 1 (0.86%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.86%) DNS
5 1 (0.86%) NX-OS
5 1 (0.86%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.86%) SD-WAN
5 1 (0.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.83%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.24%) Azure SQL Database
3 11 (9.48%) Power BI
4 9 (7.76%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.17%) Big Data
6 4 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.59%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.59%) Data Lake
7 3 (2.59%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.72%) Cloud Spanner
8 2 (1.72%) Hazelcast
8 2 (1.72%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.72%) Tableau
9 1 (0.86%) DTS
9 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.86%) OLTP
9 1 (0.86%) QlikView
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 17 (14.66%) Git (software)
3 13 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (11.21%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (6.03%) JIRA
5 5 (4.31%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.59%) GitLab
6 3 (2.59%) Moq
6 3 (2.59%) NUnit
6 3 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.72%) Gradle
7 2 (1.72%) gulp
7 2 (1.72%) Subversion
8 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.86%) git-flow
8 1 (0.86%) Maven
8 1 (0.86%) Protractor
8 1 (0.86%) Selenium
8 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.86%) webpack
General
1 23 (19.83%) Finance
1 23 (19.83%) Social Skills
2 15 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.90%) Presentation Skills
4 6 (5.17%) Banking
4 6 (5.17%) Marketing
5 5 (4.31%) Advertising
5 5 (4.31%) Public Sector
6 4 (3.45%) Retail
7 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.72%) International Banking
8 2 (1.72%) Legal
9 1 (0.86%) Back Office
9 1 (0.86%) Billing
9 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.86%) Law
9 1 (0.86%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 34 (29.31%) Architect
2 24 (20.69%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (16.38%) Azure Engineer
4 16 (13.79%) Developer
5 12 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (9.48%) Azure Developer
6 11 (9.48%) Cloud Engineer
6 11 (9.48%) Operations Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Azure Architect
7 10 (8.62%) Lead Developer
8 8 (6.90%) Security Engineer
8 8 (6.90%) Senior DevOps
9 6 (5.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.31%) Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) IT Architect
10 5 (4.31%) Lead DevOps
11 4 (3.45%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.45%) Information Security Specialist
11 4 (3.45%) Security Specialist
11 4 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (31.90%) .NET
2 27 (23.28%) CSS
2 27 (23.28%) React
3 26 (22.41%) .NET Core
4 23 (19.83%) ARM Templates
5 20 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (16.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 18 (15.52%) .NET Framework
7 18 (15.52%) Entity Framework
7 18 (15.52%) jQuery
8 15 (12.93%) Web Services
9 9 (7.76%) Kafka
10 8 (6.90%) HTML
11 7 (6.03%) REST
11 7 (6.03%) Spring
12 6 (5.17%) Spring Boot
13 5 (4.31%) JSON
13 5 (4.31%) Redux
14 4 (3.45%) Node.js
15 3 (2.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.52%) N-Tier
2 12 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.62%) Data Centre
4 8 (6.90%) Public Cloud
5 7 (6.03%) Cloud Native
6 6 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (4.31%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (4.31%) Tandem
8 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.59%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.59%) User Experience
9 2 (1.72%) Clustering
9 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.72%) Legacy Systems
9 2 (1.72%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.72%) Replication
9 2 (1.72%) Social Media
10 1 (0.86%) Blog
10 1 (0.86%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.38%) Windows
2 14 (12.07%) Windows Server
3 10 (8.62%) Data ONTAP
4 7 (6.03%) Linux
5 4 (3.45%) VMS
6 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.72%) CentOS
7 2 (1.72%) Solaris
7 2 (1.72%) SUSE
7 2 (1.72%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (70.69%) DevOps
2 53 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (27.59%) Microservices
4 30 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (21.55%) Deployment Automation
6 24 (20.69%) Infrastructure as Code
7 23 (19.83%) Mentoring
8 22 (18.97%) Software Engineering
9 21 (18.10%) Migration
9 21 (18.10%) SOA
10 20 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (17.24%) MVC
10 20 (17.24%) Test Automation
11 18 (15.52%) UML
12 17 (14.66%) SOLID
13 16 (13.79%) Full Stack Development
14 14 (12.07%) Configuration Management
14 14 (12.07%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (11.21%) Information Security
15 13 (11.21%) OO
Programming Languages
1 53 (45.69%) PowerShell
2 41 (35.34%) SQL
3 30 (25.86%) C#
4 26 (22.41%) JavaScript
5 25 (21.55%) Python
6 19 (16.38%) Java
7 13 (11.21%) T-SQL
8 9 (7.76%) Bash Shell
9 8 (6.90%) Go
10 5 (4.31%) Ruby
11 4 (3.45%) Scala
12 2 (1.72%) Perl
13 1 (0.86%) Ada
13 1 (0.86%) C++
13 1 (0.86%) Java 8
13 1 (0.86%) PHP
13 1 (0.86%) R
13 1 (0.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
1 10 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.90%) Degree
3 4 (3.45%) CISSP
3 4 (3.45%) GIAC
3 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.45%) SANS
4 2 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.72%) PMP
5 1 (0.86%) CAPM
5 1 (0.86%) CCNA
5 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.86%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.86%) OCP
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.62%) SLA
2 8 (6.90%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.45%) GDPR
4 3 (2.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.86%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.86%) NIST
System Software
1 40 (34.48%) Docker
2 11 (9.48%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.45%) Firmware
5 2 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.86%) KVM
6 1 (0.86%) LXC
6 1 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.86%) vSphere
6 1 (0.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (56.90%) Terraform
2 46 (39.66%) Kubernetes
3 25 (21.55%) Ansible
4 23 (19.83%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (7.76%) Puppet
6 4 (3.45%) Grafana
7 3 (2.59%) Prometheus
8 2 (1.72%) Control-M
8 2 (1.72%) Kibana
9 1 (0.86%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.86%) Istio
9 1 (0.86%) Mesos
Vendors
1 43 (37.07%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.07%) Oracle
3 11 (9.48%) ServiceNow
4 10 (8.62%) LogicMonitor
4 10 (8.62%) NetApp
5 8 (6.90%) Google
6 7 (6.03%) Palo Alto
7 6 (5.17%) Nintex
8 4 (3.45%) Sparx
9 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.72%) BMC
10 2 (1.72%) Cisco
10 2 (1.72%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.72%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.72%) Splunk
10 2 (1.72%) VMware
11 1 (0.86%) Demandware
11 1 (0.86%) Meraki
11 1 (0.86%) New Relic